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NeoTV pour Windows

What is NeoTV pour Windows?  (from NETGEAR)

Now your TV can be Internet enabled to access a huge selection of online streaming channels without a computer. The NeoTV 550 can access media from CIFS (Windows file shares), Samba, NFS, and DLNA/UPNP. NFS (available on most NAS type devices) typically offers the best performance, followed by CIFS/SMB. Note that to a...  Read more


NeoTV pour Windows is a software program developed by NETGEAR. It adds registry entry for the current user which will allow the program to automatically start each time it is rebooted. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The setup package generally installs about 19 files and is usually about 13.55 MB (14,206,446 bytes). The installed file updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 71% of users of NeoTV pour Windows come from the United States, it is also popular in France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.netgear.com
Help link: kbserver.netgear.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{86ADC174-033F-49F2-8B7D-ECE3BAEF9A0B}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 13.55 MB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by NeoTV pour Windows

  • Launcher.exe - Dispositif de lancement (NeoTV NETGEAR)
  • LauncherDll.dll - LauncherDll (NETGEAR Digital Entertainer)
  • upnpSvDll.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer Configuration Wizard (NETGEAR Upnp service controller)
  • sharefolder.exe - Assistant de configuration du NeoTV NETGEAR (Assistant de configuration du NeoTV pour Windows NETGEAR)
  • pvrdbupdateDll.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer for Windows (PVR data updating module)
  • dxmpmux.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer (NETGEAR Digital Entertainer DirectX Multiplexer)
  • dxsink.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer DirectX Renderer Filter
  • dxsource.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer DirectX Source Filter
  • qtsupp.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer QuickTime Support Library
  • recvrsvc.exe - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer for Windows Service Helper
  • sjcmd.exe - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer Command Utility for Windows
  • sjcmdwiz.exe - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer Command Wizard for Windows
  • updater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater
  • receiver.exe - NETGEAR NeoTV (NETGEAR NeoTV for Windows)
  • tagedit.dll - NETGEAR Digital Entertainer Tag Tool
  • tagtool.exe - NETGEAR NeoTV for Windows Tag Tool
  • MediaScanDll.dll - MediaScanDll (NETGEAR Media Scanner)
  • ScanPvrDll.dll - ScanPvrDll (NETGEAR PVR Scheduler)
  • ffmpeg.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • recvrsvc.exe runs as a service named 'NETGEAR Receiver Service' (recvrsvc.exe) "Controls shutdown and start up of Windows Media Service".
Startup File (User Run)
  • receiver.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'NETGEARNeoTV' and executes as "C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\receiver.exe".
5 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • tagtool.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\tagtool.exe'.
  • sjcmdwiz.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\sjcmdwiz.exe'.
  • sharefolder.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\sharefolder.exe'.
  • receiver.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\receiver.exe'.
  • ffmpeg.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\NETGEAR\NeoTV pour Windows\ffmpeg.exe'.

How do I remove NeoTV pour Windows?

Quickly and completely remove NeoTV pour Windows from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NeoTV pour Windows from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NeoTV pour Windows, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove NeoTV pour Windows.

Win 8 67%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 66.67%
Windows 7 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 8.1 33.33%
Windows 8.1 Pro 33.33%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.43% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.43%
  France 28.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 50.00%


Netgear is amanufacturer of computer networking equipment and other computer hardware and sells products through multiple sales channels worldwide, including online retailers, wholesale distributors, direct market resellers, value-added resellers and broadband service providers.
Publisher URL: www.netgear.com


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